Sunrise Rotary of Rancho Bernardo is a community-oriented service club dedicated to supporting local nonprofit organizations while having FUN at the same time. Come check us out. We could be the very thing you have been looking for to give back by helping others in a direct and meaningful way. Just call Mary at 858-675-9243 for information.

The Rancho BEERnardo Festival supports (this is just a partial listing):

Anvil of Hope – Helping struggling families and caring for at-risk youth, keeping kids engaged & motivated in school to break the cycle of poverty so ALL can thrive & prosper

Canine Companions – Providing trained dogs to enhance the lives of people with disabilities by providing service dogs and ongoing support free of charge to the trecipient

Rady Children’s Hospital, Mental Health Program – Funded curriculum and training for teachers to recognize mental health issues and awareness of various local programs

Toys for Tots – Partnering with our local Marines to provide gifts for less fortunate Children in San Diego

Rancho Bernardo Historical Society – Supporting and perserving our local, community history

SOLE Effects – Sole Effects exists to grow confident and courageous leaders through influential role models

Feeding San Diego – Distribution of food through the Community Food Connection in Poway

Poway Center for the Performing Arts – School Assembly for 1,686 students in Grades 3-5; 9 schools

Poway OnStage, Arts in Education Initiative – Serving 3,000+ children in PUSD grades K-13

Outreach Program – Bagging of meals for children who often go without breakfast

Thousand Smiles Foundation – Free maxillofacial surgery and dental treatment for children in Mexico

LEAD – Weekend leadership training for 8th graders

The Elizabeth Hospice – Compassionate medical & emotional support to children and adults faced with the challenges associated with a life-limiting illness

Community Food Connection – Improves the lives of over 4,250 families each month who are experiencing food insecurity

Solutions for Change – Sponsoring families in the Healing & Retreat program

The Boy Scouts of America – Providing young people the skills they need to unlock their full potential

Project Mercy – Constructing solid and secure houses and improving the quality of life for impoverished families in Mexico

Oasis Haven – Sponsoring school fees for abandoned children in South Africa through the organization’s family home model

Travis Manion Foundation – Sponsor for the Heros Run

Free Wheelchair Mission – Providing wheelchairs for the disabled and mobility impaired in third world countries

Valley Elementary – Support for the annual Family Holiday Party

Spirit of the Fourth – Involvement, participation and support of the anual parade and fireworks show

Rotary International Projects – Includes the USD Peace Scholar, Polio Plus, Turkey Earthquake Relief, and Ukrainian humanitarian support.